Lexus USA has reported 30,801 whole gross sales for August 2017, a four.1% lower over final 12 months, but it managed to complete first within the U.S. automobile luxurious gross sales. Lexus’ gross sales have been aided by the ES mannequin which was up 9.7 p.c, to six,404. Perennial Lexus bestseller RX was up 7.1 p.c, to 10,391. NX ticked up 2 p.c, to five,517.
Second final month was Mercedes model was off 10.7 p.c, to 25,373 amid shortages of a number of fashions. C-Class was off 13.four p.c, to five,304 and E-Class/CLS was down 26.eight p.c, to three,710. The SUV lineup had blended outcomes: GLA-Class jumped 88.5 p.c, to 1,994, whereas GLC slid four.6 p.c, to four,498. GLE was off simply zero.2 p.c, to three,750, and GLS was down 10.four p.c, to 2,610.
Gross sales of BMW model autos decreased 7.7 p.c in August for a complete of 23,553 in comparison with 25,531 autos offered in August 2016. Notable car gross sales in August embody the BMW four Collection and BMW 5 Collection, which each confirmed robust features for the second straight month, and the BMW X1. The BMW four Collection elevated 49.three p.c to three,412 autos, whereas the BMW 5 Collection which elevated 37.6 p.c to three,587 autos. The BMW X1 elevated 39 p.c to 2,002 autos.
Audi reported gross sales of 19,811 models, up 2.eight p.c. The Q5 SUV was the gross sales chief once more, up 7.9 p.c, to four,767.
Q7 had a 35.2-percent achieve, to three,174, A4 was off 7.four p.c, to 2,746 and A3 fell 29.1 p.c, to 1,904. The A5 Coupe jumped 207 p.c, to 2,603.
12 months-to-date, the BMW model is down 5 p.c within the U.S. on gross sales of 194,604 autos in comparison with 204,744 offered within the first eight months of 2016. Mercedes’ gross sales year-to-date accounts for 213,242 models, whereas Lexus comes third with 193,463 models.